Dec 4, 2012 6:00am PST
. the charlotte bobcats byron mullins follows up his own miss with age pressive get out of my way -- with an impressive "get out of my way" dunk. but they lost to portland 118- 112 in overtime but that's a monster dunk. nice. >>> it is 6:27. coming up we have some breaking news out of east san jose. police make a major pot bust. how this sophisticated grow operation was discovered. >> plus, eyes in the sky. which bay area law enforcement may start using drones? >> and we're live in san francisco. good news for commuters all muni trains are back on track after a massive power outage. we'll have more details in a live report. coming up. ,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,, ♪[ music ] >>> computers were down in the subway. >> we waited and waited and, of course, they never tell you how long it's going to be. >> stranded for hours the muni mess still impacting commuters this morning but service has been restored. >> between 40 and 50,000 commuters were affected by the massive muni melt you know. >> it's going to be a little tricky for commuters this morning. >> oakland police crack down on holi
Dec 4, 2012 3:00pm PST
byron york writes, quote, republicans will cave. part of the reason for the shift is the president is staying strong on this issue. he did just -- he did that to just now and won an election. also, americans are saying clearly who they blame if the two sides don't reach a deal before the end of the year. take a look at this. a new poll shows republicans will take the blame if a deal isn't reached and we go over the fiscal cliff. 53% say it's on republicans. half that, 27%, will blame the president. this is progress. this is change. if president obama can break republicans on tax increases, this could redefine american politics. it would help to change our politics in very important ways. and who knows what else may be possible. joining me now is krystal ball and richard wolffe. thank you for being here tonight. >> thanks, reverend. >> thanks, reverend. krystal, how big a moment will it be if the president gets the republicans to cave on tax increases? >> i mean, it really is sort of hard to understate how significant that would be. it would es seshlgsentially mar end of when george w.
Dec 4, 2012 2:00pm PST
. conservative columnist byron york, a very smart guy wrote, quote, republicans will cave on the question of raising the tax rate for the highest income americans. the only question is whether they do so before or after the government goes over the so-called fiscal cliff "new york times" column us david brooks describes it this way. republicans will be raising middle class tacks in order to serve the rich. shafting sam's club to benefit the country club. if republicans do this, they might as well get mitt romney's 47% comments printed on t-shirts and wear them for the rest of their lives. so republicans have to realize they're going to have to cave on tax rates. the only question is what they get in return. michael steele is former chair of the republican national committee and an msnbc political analyst and steve mcmahon's a democratic strategist. michael, you're on the republican side and what do you think of that? the argument made by brooks which is more sophisticated. make your deal now while you can get something for it because after january 1st you will just be saving your
Dec 4, 2012 5:00am PST
bobcats byron mullins follows up his mess with a mighty impressive jam. how about that. get out of my way. but they lost in evertime but that's a sweet dunk. >> he flew from the foul line. >> 5:26. the southern california port strike drags on. the huge toll it's taking on the economy. >> and a big sinkhole in the ground and a new storm on the way. we are learning how long an east bay neighborhood could have to live with this mess. >> and we're live in san francisco where all muni trains are back up and running after a power outage caused all of them to shut down last night. i spoke with the muni spokesman on the phone who says how they were able to get back up and running so quickly. ,,,,,,,, look at you guys with your fancy-schmancy u-verse high speed internet. you know, in my day you couldn't just start streaming six ways to sunday. you'd get knocked off. and sometimes, it took a minute to download a song. that's sixty seconds, for crying out loud. we know how long a minute is! sitting, waiting for an album to download. i still have back problems. you're only 14 and a half. he doesn